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New Sony Xperia Flagship Smartphone Poses For The Camera

We recently heard about a new Sony Xperia flagship smartphone after the device appeared in some benchmarks and now we have some photos of the handset.<p>…

The Google app got a vocal makeover for more human-like response

If you’ve ever tried voice search on Google’s mobile app you’ve probably become quite familiar with the robotic voice answering your queries.<p>While it gets the job done, the Google app’s old voice lacked a certain human element and, to me, sounded like it was equal parts human and Speak ‘n Spell — …

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First iPhone SE teardown reveals mainly 5s/6s parts inside, but a few surprises too

As the iPhone SE is slowly beginning to reach the hand’s of customers around the world, the folks at ChipWorks have already been able to take Apple’s latest 4-inch phone apart to see what’s powering it all on the inside. It’s often been said the iPhone SE is an iPhone 6s crammed into the body of an …

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You can now record 60-second videos in Instagram

And not a minute too soon<p>Two months after letting advertisers extend their videos to 60 seconds, Instagram is granting the same privilege to regular users. Instagram videos, which have been limited to 15 seconds since they were introduced in June 2013, can now extend to a full minute. Like its …

Facebook apologises for sending Lahore bomb 'safety check' to users around the world

Following the attack in Pakistan, Facebook users as far away as Hawaii, New York and the UK received notification from the site’s disaster response feature<p>Facebook has apologised for pushing its safety check feature to users worldwide in the wake of the suicide bombing in Pakistan.<p>After the deadly …

Microsoft built a special version of Windows 10 for China

Being notoriously strict about censorship, China makes it difficult for companies to launch their products there. It’s a major stumbling block for businesses that want to take a stab at the largest market in the world.<p>Often, companies will have to bend to suit the requirements of China’s government …

Pichai unveiled Cardboard before seeing the final design

A new BuzzFeed article throws up some interesting stories.<p>Deep within a long, expansive profile piece about Google's CEO Sundar Pichai, <i>BuzzFeed</i>'s Mat Honan has offered a fresh tidbit about the unveiling of Google Cardboard. Clay Bavor, VP for virtual reality at Google, says he was summoned to …

Potential redesigned iPhone 6 USB power adapter shows up on Weibo

Recently an image of what’s claimed to be Apple’s redesigned US 5W USB power adapter surfaced on Weibo (via Gizmobic). This alleged new design, isn’t actually that new to everyone though. Australia currently has a very similar USB power adapter in terms of shape and size…<p>As you can see in the …

Outlining the Case for 1334 x 750 and 2208 x 1242 iPhone 6 Retina Displays

Throughout the past few months, a number of rumors have suggested many different resolutions for both the 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhone 6, giving a variety of reasons as to how Apple will best optimize a larger screen size for both users and developers.<p>Prominent Apple journalist John Gruber has now …